Standard: NFPA - 61

STANDARD FOR THE PREVENTION OF FIRES AND DUST EXPLOSIONS IN AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD PROCESSING FACILITIES

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Scope:

This standard provides requirements applicable to agricultural and/or food processing facilities for managing or mitigating fire and explosion hazards of combustible agricultural or food processing dusts or related particulate solids.

Purpose. This standard shall provide the minimum requirements necessary for safety to life and property from fire, flash fire, and explosion posed by agricultural and food processing combustible dust and represents the industry and commodity-specific requirements for agricultural and food processing.

Organization: National Fire Protection Association
Document Number: 61
Publish Date: 2017-01-01
Page Count: 68
Change Type: COMPLETE REVISION
Available Languages: EN
DOD Adopted: NO
ANSI Approved: YES
Most Recent Revision: YES
Current Version: YES
Status: Active

Document History

Document # Change Type Update Date Revision Status
NFPA 61 Change Type: STCH Update Date: 2013-01-01 Revision: 13 Status: INAC
NFPA 61 Change Type: Update Date: 2008-01-01 Revision: 08 Status: INAC
NFPA 61 Change Type: Update Date: 2002-07-19 Revision: 02 Status: INAC
NFPA 61 Change Type: Update Date: 1999-01-01 Revision: 99 Status: INAC
61 Change Type: Update Date: 1995-01-01 Status: INAC

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